Posted in July 2012

July 30, 2012 – Blessings

So shall my Word be that goes out from My mouth; it shall not return to me empty but it shall accomplish that which I purpose, and shall succeed in the thing for which I sent it. Isaiah 55:11    The other night I participated in a workshop at church about writing a letter of blessings. I … Continue reading

July 23, 2012 – Enough

At the tumultuous noise peoples flee;when you lift yourself up, nations are scattered,(Isaiah 33:3 ESV)   This was the news that we awoke to early Friday morning: A gunman barged into a crowded suburban Denver theater during a sold-out midnight screening of the new Batman movie “The Dark Knight Rises,” hurled two gas canisters and … Continue reading

July 16, 2012 – Keep Your Focus

In that day man will look to his Maker, and his eyes will look on the Holy One of Israel. He will not look to the altars, the work of his hands, and he will not look on what his own fingers have made…Isaiah 17:7-8a (ESV)   These chapters in Isaiah read like a mini-Revelation … Continue reading

July 12, 2012 – A Lesson in Grace

“Come now, let us reason together, says the LORD:though your sins are like scarlet,they shall be as white as snow;though they are red like crimson,they shall become like wool.(Isaiah 1:18 ESV)   I  am F-U-M-I-N-G mad. Someone is being unreasonable. I mean really, if you were planning to go somewhere but God knocks you over the … Continue reading

No Limit

Crazy days but I wanted to share a devotional written by Cheri Fuller on Proverbs 30:1-4. Agur may have lacked wisdom, but he looked for answers in the right place.  He may not have had common sense, but he knew that there was One greater than himself.  Can God use us in spite of our … Continue reading

July 2, 2012 – A Double Portion

Can you believe it’s July already? Where has the time gone? We hope you are enjoying the lazy days of summer (with emphasis on the lazy, if possible).   My reading today consisted of the transition between Elijah and Elisha. (Was I the only one who got confused with the two “E” names when I first read … Continue reading